Muslim polygamy dating site
– The Quran allows men to have many wives, but the criteria is strict: The spouses shall be treated equally.
In practice, many Muslims believe that this arrangement is not possible emotionally, says Ragnhild Johnsrud Zorgati, Associate Professor of Religious History at the University of Oslo.
Chaiwala's problem was that he was finding it difficult to find a second wife.
Prior to their arranged marriage, Chaiwala had made it clear to his first wife — to whom he is still married — that she would not be his one and only.
In addition to questions about how often one reads the Quran and if you eat halal food, there is also a question about polygamy.
The web-site has more than 15,000 Norwegian profiles, and 778 of them have checked that they are open to polygamy, while 897 have selected the option “may accept polygamy,” the newspaper said.
Azad Chaiwala says he first "came out" as polygamous when he was just 12 years old. I told everyone I was a polygamous person." Throughout his teenage years and 20s, the British Muslim blocked out his desire to marry numerous women and instead focused on growing multiple businesses.
She points out that it is the literalism Salafi Muslims who advocate polygamy today.
According to Zorgati they want to live as the first generations of Muslims did and looking back to what they define as “authentic” Islam.
This is where an individual has more than one spouse and everyone is in agreement. Polygamy is a choice and a way of life for thousands of people worldwide.
He told Piers Morgan: ‘There’s an institute in this country called marriage and we must admit it breaks down because of infidelity and there are a lot of men, decent men, who it’s hard for them because of the advertising and the media, and they don’t want to have affairs but they have an urge.